Sunday, 6 March 2016

2016 Urban Ethnographic Field School Applications Due Fri. March 11*, 2016

Dear fellows,

please consider advertising the urban ethnographic fieldschool in your class, or passing it on to colleagues you believe have students that are interested. If you have already advertised it, please let your students know that the deadline has been extended to March 11th.

All undergrads in Anthropology, Sociology, and related disciplines are welcome to apply. The Field School will be taught again this summer by Tom Kemple (Sociology) and Ana Vivaldi (Anthropology). at the UBC Learning Exchange

2016 Urban Ethnographic Field School
Applications Due Fri. March 11*, 2016  

Would you like to… 

oTake your learning out of the classroom and into Vancouver’diverse urban communities?
oLearn how to do hands-on, community-based research?
oGain valuable experience working with local community organizations?
oLearn about the theory, practice, and ethics of doing ethnographic research?
  … Then you should apply to Urban Ethnographic Field School 


The course runs from May 9 to June 16
Mondays through Thursdays, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM at the UBC Learning Exchange (612 Main Street),plus 6 to 8 hours of fieldwork per week in an assigned community organization
The application form is available online: 
6-credit course:  Students will receive 3-credits for ANTH 480 (Applied Anthropology) and SOCI 480 or 6-credits for one
$300 course materials fee (in addition to tuition)
Questions? Email


The application form and more information are available on the website:, or email: